Week of September 20, 2015

Time Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
8am
Worship With Holy Communion

Worship With Holy Communion

Sun Sep 20, 8:15 AM to 9:30 AM

Augustana Lutheran Church of Hyde Park, 5550 South Woodlawn Avenue

Join us for Sunday morning worship. All are welcome – come as you are. The 8:15 service is more meditative in nature, and the 10:45 service is a bit more formal with a choir. Both are lovely. Between the services, at 9:30, there will be a coffee hour where you will have the chance to meet the Lutheran Campus Minister and some of our current students. 

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09/20/2015 - 8:15am to 9:30am
 
9am
 
Residence Hall Check-In

Residence Hall Check-In

Sun Sep 20, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

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09/20/2015 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
 
 
Residence Hall Check-In

Residence Hall Check-In

Sun Sep 20, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

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09/20/2015 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
 
Resident Masters' Welcome Receptions

Resident Masters' Welcome Receptions

Sun Sep 20, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Residence Halls

You and your family will have an opportunity to take a break from moving in to visit with the Resident Masters. Throughout the year, you will attend many study breaks, faculty dinners, and other programs offered by the Resident Masters in your Residence Hall and throughout the city of Chicago. 

See below for times and locations for the Resident Master's Reception at your Residence Hall.

 

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09/20/2015 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
 
10am
Orthodox Christian Divine Liturgy

Orthodox Christian Divine Liturgy

Sun Sep 20, 10:00 AM

Sacred Heart, 1421 East 53rd Street

 Experience the beautiful Orthodox Liturgy with a friendly and diverse Orthodox Christian community of the Orthodox Christian Fellowship and St. Makarios Church. More info: 312-714-9775, saintmakarios.org.

Repeated every Sunday. 

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Repeats every week every Sunday 1 times.
09/20/2015 - 10:00am
 
Bus Service

Bus Service

Sun Sep 20, 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Free shuttle buses will run between some of the Residence Halls and campus (mirroring the Central Routes). Check the front desk of your Hall or the information desk on the first floor of the Reynolds Club for schedules.

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09/20/2015 - 10:00am to 6:00pm
 
 
Community Welcome Receptions

Community Welcome Receptions

Sun Sep 20, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

You and your family will have an opportunity to take a break from moving in to visit with your Resident Staff. Throughout the year, you will attend many study breaks, faculty dinners, and other programs offered by the Resident Staff in your Residence Hall and throughout the city of Chicago.

See below for times and locations for the Resident Master's Reception at your Residence Hall.

 

BLACKSTONE HALL

5748 South Blackstone Avenue 

BRECKINRIDGE HALL

1442 East 59th Street 

BROADVIEW HALL

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09/20/2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
 
Worship and Lunch

Worship and Lunch

Sun Sep 20, 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 South Woodlawn Avenue

 Join students and families from Hyde Park as well as Woodlawn, where a beautiful mix of colors, cultures, and classes are worshiping and working together as one family in the grace of Jesus. Visit LivingHopeChicago.org for our shuttle bus schedule.

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09/20/2015 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
 
Lunch

Lunch

Sun Sep 20, 10:30 AM to 2:00 PM

Arley D. Cathey and Bartlett Dining Commons, Ida Noyes Hall

Students and family members are invited to enjoy lunch at their assigned dining location. Each student and family member will need a wristband for entrance; each student’s family will be provided up to four wristbands at no charge (additional guests may pay the lunch cash rate of $10 + tax at the door). The following wristband colors are for Sunday lunch only: YELLOW = BARTLETT, RED = IDA NOYES HALL, ORANGE = ARLEY D. CATHEY. In order to manage the high traffic volume, a limited menu will be available. Kosher, Halal, and gluten-free options will be labeled.

 

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09/20/2015 - 10:30am to 2:00pm
 
11am
Sunday at Rockefeller

Sunday at Rockefeller

Sun Sep 20, 11:00 AM

Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 South Woodlawn Avenue

 Come for the first Sunday service of the new academic year, with Dean Elizabeth Davenport preaching and the semi-choir singing Bruckner’s majestic Locus Iste. Sunday services at Rockefeller are crafted for this cathedral-like space, with music of world traditions, liturgy drawn from sources old and new, and preaching rooted in rigorous inquiry.

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09/20/2015 - 11:00am
 
Roman Catholic Mass

Roman Catholic Mass

Sun Sep 20, 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Calvert House (Catholic Student Center), 5735 South University Avenue

 Join us for Mass followed by refreshments in our student lounge.

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09/20/2015 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
 
Chabad Open House, Coffee, and Rugelach

Chabad Open House, Coffee, and Rugelach

Sun Sep 20, 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Rohr Chabad House, 5700 South Woodlawn Avenue

 Discover Jewish life on campus and learn about Chabad’s home-style programs, including Shabbat dinners, Sinai Scholars and more.

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09/20/2015 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
 
Hillel Bagel Brunch and Open House

Hillel Bagel Brunch and Open House

Sun Sep 20, 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Newberger Hillel Center, 5715 South Woodlawn Avenue • View map

Bagels and Schmear. Enough said.

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09/20/2015 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
 
1pm
 
Student Disability Services Drop-In Hours

Student Disability Services Drop-In Hours

Sun Sep 20, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Reynolds Club, South Lounge on the Second Floor, 5706 South University Avenue • View map

Students seeking information on disability accommodations may meet with the Associate Director of Student Disability Services. If students are unable to drop-in on this day, they may arrange an appointment later in the week by contacting the Associate Director of Student Disability Services at 773.702.8473 or karyn@uchicago.edu

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09/20/2015 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
 
 
Mansueto Library Photo Booth

Mansueto Library Photo Booth

Sun Sep 20, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

The Joseph Regenstein Library, Lobby, 1100 East 57th Street

 Commemorate your first day on campus by taking a photo with the famous Joe and Rika Mansueto Library “robots.” Drop by the Mansueto Photo Booth in Regenstein Library for a quick selfiE or pose with your family and friends. Sorry, photo printing is not available (digital only). Share your photos on Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook using #mansuetoselfie.

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09/20/2015 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
 
Blackstone Bicycle Works Bike Sale

Blackstone Bicycle Works Bike Sale

Sun Sep 20, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

In front of Joseph Regenstein Library, 1100 East 57th Street • View map

Looking for a refurbished bike, helmet, lock, or other accessories? Check out this sale by Blackstone Bicycle Works, a Hyde Park bicycle store and program of the Experimental Station, a not-for-profit incubator of cultural, educational, and environmental projects. If you miss the sale, be sure to visit the store on 61st Street and Blackstone Avenue. Rewarding volunteer opportunities are available throughout the year. For more information, visit experimentalstation.org/blackstone.

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09/20/2015 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
 
 
Family Resources Fair

Family Resources Fair

Sun Sep 20, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Bartlett Quad, 57th Street between Bartlett Dining Commons and the Regenstein Library, 1100 East 57th Street • View mapRain Location: Bartlett Dining Commons, 5640 South University Avenue and Regenstein Library, A-Level, 1100 East 57th Street

Representatives from campus support services will meet with you and your family, distribute information, and answer questions about many services available to you throughout the year. 

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09/20/2015 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
 
Financial Aid Office Drop-In Hours

Financial Aid Office Drop-In Hours

Sun Sep 20, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Walker Museum, Room 309, 1115 East 58th Street • View map

The Office of College Aid staff will meet individually with students and parents. Visitors will be seen on a first-come, first-served basis.

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09/20/2015 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
 
 
Maroon Financial Credit Union Drop-In Hours

Maroon Financial Credit Union Drop-In Hours

Sun Sep 20, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Maroon Financial, Suite C, 5525 South Ellis Avenue • View map

Students will be able to open accounts during this time and will also have the ability to pay their tuition.

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09/20/2015 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
 
 
The Joe and Rika Mansueto Library & Special Collections Exhibit

The Joe and Rika Mansueto Library & Special Collections Exhibit

Sun Sep 20, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Enter through the Regenstein Library, 1100 East 57th Street • View map

Tour the Mansueto Library (every 15 minutes beginning at 1:00 PM and ending at 3:45 PM) to see the striking glass enclosed reading room and learn about the underground book storage facility. On the pathway to Mansueto Library, visit the Special Collections Research Center’s exhibition gallery to view the exhibit Poetic Associations: The Nineteenth-Century English Poetry Collection of Dr. Gerald N. Wachs and learn about the Library’s rare books, manuscripts, and archives collections. Staff will also be on hand to answer general questions about the Library. 

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09/20/2015 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
 
Ratner Athletics Center Open House

Ratner Athletics Center Open House

Sun Sep 20, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Ratner Athletics Center, 5530 South Ellis Avenue • View map

Students, family, and friends are invited to visit the Ratner Athletics Center to get a glimpse of your home for athletics, fitness, and recreation on campus. Come by to explore UChicago’s rich athletic tradition (including the first Heisman Trophy and a basketball that has orbited the Earth!) as tour guides highlight everything that the facility has to offer. While you’re here, make sure to grab information regarding varsity athletics, club and intramural sports, fitness classes, other recreational facilities on campus, and the rest of our O-Week activities.

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09/20/2015 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
 
 
Orientation Check-In

Orientation Check-In

Sun Sep 20, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Reynolds Club, 5706 South University Avenue • View map

After moving into your Residence Hall, check in and pick up your Orientation materials, including individualized appointment cards, and class giveaways in the Reynolds Club. 

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09/20/2015 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
 
 
Office of the Bursar Drop-In Hours

Office of the Bursar Drop-In Hours

Sun Sep 20, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Bookstore Building, Suite 303, 970 East 58th Street • View map

The Bursar’s Office staff will answer questions concerning tuition charges, billing dates and payment options. If you have questions on how to sign up for electronic billing (E-Bill) or wish to make an electronic payment, please visit bursar.uchicago.edu/electronic-billing . To make a payment in person please visit Maroon Financial Credit Union, which will also have drop-in hours from 1:00 - 4:00 PM

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09/20/2015 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
 
2pm
 
Student Health Service Open House

Student Health Service Open House

Sun Sep 20, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Goldblatt Pavilion Entrance, Suite R-100, 860 East 59th Street • View map

SHS will host an open house for parents and students interested in seeing where they are located and getting more information about their services. The clinic will not be open for appointments during this time.

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09/20/2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
 
3pm
Varsity Women's Soccer Game: University of Chicago vs. Christopher Newport University

Varsity Women's Soccer Game: University of Chicago vs. Christopher Newport University

Sun Sep 20, 3:30 PM

Ratner Athletics Center, Stagg Field Turf, 5530 South Ellis Avenue

 After reaching the NCAA Tournament Round of 16 last season, UChicago women’s soccer looks to replicate that success in 2015. The Maroons take on east coast visitors Christopher Newport as Head Coach Amy Reifert and the team seeks to bolster their regular season résumé for the postseason.

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09/20/2015 - 3:30pm